Adding to the State’s growing calendar of music events, this jazz extravaganza stars James Morrison and the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra, in the world premiere of a new jazz concerto by Grammy Award winning composer and band leader Gordon Goodwin (USA).
The concert will showcase students from the James Morrison Academy in Mt Gambier and from the Julliard School of Music in New York as they combine to form the James Morrison Academy Jazz Ensemble.
It is such a thrill to celebrate International Jazz Day with so many greats of jazz… and where better to do it than in South Australia. James Morrison
Celebrate International Jazz Day throughout April with the Government of South Australia, the Office of Adelaide UNESCO City of Music and Adelaide Festival Centre as we present ‘State of Jazz’ promoting jazz events throughout the state in the week leading up to the concert